Border service of Ukraine: the crew of the ship “Nord” released in Russia because of problems with documents
KIEV, April 8. /TASS/. Ukrainian border guards did not let out of the country the crew of the fishing seiner “Nord”, which was brought to administrative responsibility, under the pretext of lack of necessary documents.
This was reported in the Sunday press service of the State border service of Ukraine.
“During border control of persons, who were traveling as passengers, instead of passport documents presented certificate of return to Russia. That is, at passport control they presented documents, which do not give the right for crossing of border”, — is told in the message.
The border guard said that the crew arrived at the border crossing point “goptovka” in the Kharkiv region in two cars with diplomatic plates of the Russian Federation. The Department believes that representatives of the Consulate General wanted to “take the team outside Ukraine under the cover of his immunity”.
The members of the crew drawn up under article “Illegal crossing or attempt of illegal crossing of the state border of Ukraine”.